Check out this Oyster Yacht 545 with a full wardrobe of EPEX sails. Nice photos from a customer to Elvstrøm Sails Benelux. And the yacht has already done 2 Transatlantics, sailed the Caribbean and the whole Mediterranean with these nice sails.
We´ve looked around and asked some of our own:What is sailing to you? What triggers you, what drives you? See for yourself and SHARE, if you share the passion.
The first step in starting sailing short-handed is to decide for yourself that you are capable of managing the challenge. The decision is relative to your experience and the size and complexity of the yacht involved. For all single-handed sailing, installation of an auto pilot is a tremendous helping devise (almost necessary).
Sydbank wins Maior 2017! Maior Regatta 2017 in Kiel Germany was challenging with varying wind conditions. However, it was perfect sailing conditions most of the time with sun and 20 knots wind. The teams were fighting hard to hit their top performances, despite the fact that it is still early in the season.
Andreas Hanakamp from Elvstrøm Sails in Wiener Neustadt, Austria knows what he talking about.On his CV you will find two Olympic Games, Volvo Ocean Race, Fastnet, Middle Sea Race, Transat Jacques Vabre plus numerous regattas. And then he conducts a lot of training sessions.
Downwind off-shore surfing - with a thrill. The Blue Water Runner is a symmetric twin furling sail which is easy to furl away from the safety of the cockpit. Large sail - large fun. But easy to control day and night, if the going gets tough.